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Burkina Faso bans bat hunting over Ebola fears

Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 17:44

Burkina Faso`s environment ministry has banned special hunting for bats, the main carrier of Ebola virus, following threat of the disease which has already left over 900 killed in West Africa since the beginning of the year.

How bats use a compass to find their way at night

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 22:46

A European bat type can use the scatter patterns of sunlight to programme its internal compass for hunting after dark -- the first mammal known to do so, researchers said today.

Soon, bat-inspired flying robots

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 17:58

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, are planning to develop small flying vehicles with flapping wings inspired by wing motions of a bat.

I will continue to bat for India, says Sachin Tendulkar

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 19:06

Iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday said that he will "continue to bat for India" in all spheres of life in his endeavour to bring smile on the faces of the common people.

English pipistrelle`s record journey to Europe proves bats can fly across seas

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 15:35

A tiny bat, the size of a human thumb, has become the first to be recorded crossing the North Sea from Britain to mainland Europe, proving that bats can fly across seas.

Wyoming’s bat may be listed as endangered species

Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 19:43

Of all the 15 bat species that live in Wyoming, one could be listed as endangered due to the threats it faces outside of the state.

The Bat Man wants Sachin Tendulkar to break Brian Lara`s 400 Test record

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 10:21

The man who claims to have repaired and crafted more than 20 bats for the Sachin wants him to break Brian Lara`s record of 400 runs in a Test before saying goodbye to the game.

How Indian soldiers were ambushed along LoC on August 6

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 00:05

A preliminary probe into the killing of five Indian soldiers along the LoC earlier this month has revealed that the attack was well-planned.

Bradman`s `1948 Invincibles-signed` bat auctioned for 65,000 dollars

Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 10:07

A bat used by Australian legend Sir Donald Bradman and autographed by his 1948 `Invincibles` side was reportedly auctioned for 65,000 dollars in Melbourne on Thursday.

Donald Bradman`s bat up for auction

Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 11:09

A cricket bat used by Australian great Donald Bradman and signed by his 1948 "Invincible" team is expected to fetch up to 20,000 Australian dollars (USD 17,900) at auction this month, an auctioneer said on Friday.

Tendulkar bats for green energy

Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 00:11

Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar Friday advised his fans not to waste natural resources and double up efforts to save the environment.

2013 ICC Champions Trophy: Shikhar Dhawan dedicates his award to flood victims

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 13:26

Winner of the `Golden Bat` Shikhar Dhawan made a touching gesture as he dedicated his award to the victims who had lost their lives in the recent flood that affected the state of Uttarakhand.